[Haskell-beginners] Is there a an include statement equivalence in Haskell

Colin Paul Adams colin at colina.demon.co.uk
Wed Feb 10 06:23:43 EST 2010

>>>>> "Andrew" == Andrew Smith <asmith9983 at gmail.com> writes:

    Andrew> Hi I have a few lines of Haskell which I'd like to be pulled
    Andrew> into my Haskell program, similar to the #include in C/C++,
    Andrew> or Latex.

    Andrew> I don't want to just paste the code permanently using
    Andrew> editor, or pass it through say M4, nor build my own module.

    Andrew> At the moment its a couple of lines I've used in three or
    Andrew> four similar programs.

    Andrew> As a Haskell beginner, is my thinking still stuck in the
    Andrew> imperative coding style era ?

The equivalent is import.

Modules are lightweight. As are functions.
Colin Adams
Preston Lancashire

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